Alum declares candidacy for LAUSD board

Attorney and public education advocate Nick Melvoin ’04 has declared his candidacy for a seat in the 2017 Los Angeles Unified School Board to “ensure that every student in Los Angeles has the opportunity to succeed,” according to his website. Melvoin lives in Brentwood and has entered into the District 4 race, in which he […]

'Civil rights movement of our time'

By Dana Glaser It was Back to School day at Edwin Markham Middle School in South Central, Los Angeles. Nick Melvoin ’04 had 30 students in his seventh grade English as a Second Language class, but there were only four parents sitting in his classroom that afternoon. Melvoin graduated from Harvard University last June with […]